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SXSW Panel: A Conversation With Bob Odenkirk
Two legendary comic voices shoot the shit with warmth and sincerity
"...The inspired pairing of Bob Odenkirk and Fred Armisen in an hourlong chat unexpectedly..."

March 13, 2017 SXSW Post by Sean L. Malin

David Cross Goes Cross Country
In "Making America Great Again!!," David Cross cracks up fans from sea to shining sea
"...More than 70 appearances in 35 states and the District of Columbia in four months. That's a..."

April 22, 2016 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Mr. Burns at St. Ed's? Exxx-cellent!
Homer's boss visits the hilltop in Anne Washburn's hit drama
"...Simpsons called "Cape Feare"? You know, the one where Sideshow Bob is trying to kill Bart on the houseboat?..."

Sept. 24, 2015 Arts Post by Robert Faires

10 Minutes with David Bromberg
Americana legend performs solo at the One World Theatre Friday
"...In the Seventies, I lived in New York and the artist I saw perform more than any other..."

Dec. 11, 2014 Music Post by Jim Caligiuri

General Lee and Me
My life and dirty times as a Jam & Jelly Girl with Dino Lee & the White Trash Revue
"...a 6-foot-5-inch man wearing a wrestler's mask, black leather, and a strap-on sex toy that rhymes with "Bilbo" but..."

Oct. 26, 2007 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

SXSW Film Adds Midnighters and More
Horror lineup announced, plus shorts and more
"...SXSW Film Festival staff received about 1,500 narrative features and 1,000 documentaries, and narrowed that down to about 150..."

Feb. 9, 2016 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

SXSW Film Conference and Festival '98 Further Reflections
" found in last week's issue. The symbols (RP) and (WP) indicate regional and world premieres...."

March 27, 1998 Screens Feature

Remembering 'Easy Rider' and 'The Last Movie'
CinemaTexas program notes
"...The following program notes were originally printed in conjunction with screenings put on by CinemaTexas, a graduate-student-run film society..."

June 4, 2010 Screens Feature

Mr. Smith Goes to Austin
Writer / director Kevin Smith discusses his new film Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back.
"...the regional premiere of Smith's latest funny movie, Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back, at the Paramount Theatre; Smith..."

Aug. 10, 2001 Screens Feature by Kimberley Jones

SXSW Announces Midnighters and Shorts
Henry Rollins, Jeremy Sisto join horror lineup
"...putting together SXSW's Midnighters schedule, "I program a lot with my gut," explained producer and senior programmer Jarod Neece...."

Feb. 10, 2015 SXSW Post by Richard Whittaker

"I Made a Movie, and They Didn't Want It!"
Shut out by distribution companies, indie filmmakers go DIY when it comes to getting their movie out there.
"...of success. A publishing house purchases an author's novel and sells it at your nearest Barnes & Noble. A..."

July 11, 2003 Screens Feature by Kimberley Jones

Oh No, It's Mr. Bill!
Do Bill Bunch's Tactics Hurt the Springs He Loves?
"...Springs hillside, as he often does, overlooking the once-immaculate showpiece of the watershed he has struggled for nearly a..."

Oct. 18, 1996 News Feature by Alex de Marban

20 Questions With David Kilgour
The Clean guitarist comes, well, clean for Chaos in Tejas
"...As soon as I segued into the Dunedin, New Zealand, group’s pensive surf-fuzz instrumental, “Fish,” a rush of discovery..."

May 30, 2012 Music Post by Greg Beets

SXSW Wednesday Picks and Sleepers
"...its own right. Taking cues from early Santana, War, and the Meters, Brownout's 2012 release Oozy secretes stickier than..."

March 15, 2013 Music Feature

SXSW Picks and Sleepers
"...Thursday SleepersAll showcase times subject to change. Please check official SXSW schedule...."

March 14, 2003 Music Feature

SXSW Picks and Sleepers
"...Friday SleepersAll showcase times subject to change. Please check official SXSW schedule...."

March 14, 2003 Music Feature

Battleship Paul F. Tompkins
The Cap City Comedy Club capos unleash the smart bomb that is comic's comic Paul F. Tompkins
"...that "the human race has one really effective weapon, and that is laughter," the Cap City Comedy Club capos..."

April 22, 2005 Arts Feature by Steve Birmingham

Fun Fun Fun Fest Preview: Comedy On The Yellow Stage
"...1pm) January 26, 2011: Hardesty, long a local arts correspondent online and co-host of The Encyclopedia Show, tried stand-up at Kick..."

Nov. 2, 2012 Music Feature by Adam Schragin

Austin's Barbarian Blogger
Amanda Marcotte of Pandagon recounts her two weeks in the presidential crosshairs
"...Only one week and a day had passed since I announced that I..."

March 2, 2007 News Feature by Amanda Marcotte

Something Completely Different
Comedy writers Bob Odenkirk and David Cross took everything they’d learned from past comic masters and made their Mr. Show variety show into something completely different.
" named Philo T. Farnsworth who hit a switch, and the world changed. There was now television. Two men,..."

Oct. 8, 1999 Screens Feature by Ron Deutsch

Moontower 5: More Comics Announced
David Cross, Leslie Jones, and Colin Jost join the fest fun
"...announced last fall – among them headliners Martin Short and Kevin Smith – now add David Cross, SNL's Leslie..."

Jan. 21, 2016 Arts Post by Robert Faires

Melvin Goes to Dinner
"...Directed by: Bob Odenkirk. Starring: Michael Blieden, Stephanie Courtney, Matt Price, Annabelle..."

July 11, 2003 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

A Thang Between Two Wise Guys
Leon and Andy Stayed Up All Night to Make You Laugh
"...Texas, where they met some seven years ago, Leon Mandel and Andy Fischer -- forever after shorthanded to "Leon..."

July 13, 2001 Screens Feature by Kimberley Jones

No Tours, No Interviews
Doubling Back with Bob Mould
"..."Change for the better, change for the worse, changes with the summer and fall."..."

Nov. 1, 1996 Music Feature

Man of the Year
Instead of being the hippest kid on the block, this comedy plays like a schizophrenic exercise in shrill cinematic politics.
"...Williams, Christopher Walken, Laura Linney, Lewis Black, Jeff Goldblum and David Alpay. The premise here is simple, timely, loaded:..."

Oct. 20, 2006 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Austin Heart of Film
Screenwriters Conference and Festival Schedule
"...The Austin Heart of Film Screenwriters Conference and Festival (AHoFF) is the first national conference to be..."

Oct. 1, 1999 Screens Feature

Naked If I Want To
Magnum opus on one of rock & roll's Rosetta Stones: 1967's Moby Grape
"...Bob Mosley: bass, vocals..."

Jan. 8, 2010 Music Feature by Louis Black

Getting Online With Art
"...Still puzzling out that connection between art and the Internet? Does art really connect on the World..."

Jan. 17, 1997 Arts Column

SXSW Announces Film Lineup
Edgar Wright's Baby Driver, Ben Wheatley's Free Fire, and more
"...85 world premieres. 11 North American first time looks, and 51 feature debuts. The SXSW Film roster has arrived,..."

Jan. 31, 2017 SXSW Post by Richard Whittaker

SXSW Adds 102 Movies to 2019 Film Festival Lineup
After Us, what else does the film fest have in store?
"...Festival planning now: the annual celebration of screens large and small has announced its first wave of movies and..."

Jan. 16, 2019 SXSW Post by Richard Whittaker

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